Portfolio Procurement
South West London, London
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Specialist Supplier within the networking solutions industry have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Buyer to join their energetic head office based in South West London. This is a fully autonomous role responsible for sourcing and negotiating prices for a wide variety networking products, both for standard stocked products along with specific manufactured parts as requested by the sales team. You will be able to make all decisions on supplier selection, based on the cost / lead time of the product and the level of urgency from the customer.

We are ideally looking to speak with candidates who have strong sourcing experience preferably within the Far East, Europe and UK, that can confidently negotiate favourable terms and prices.

The company have a great work hard play hard culture, with monthly social events all paid for by the company.

Role Responsibilities

Responsible for purchasing a wide range of networking products

Manage stock levels for the standard stocked parts

Source specific manufactured products from suppliers

Negotiate with suppliers in Far East, Europe and UK

Develop relationships with both new and existing supply base

Carry out RFQ process

Raise Purchase Orders with suppliers

Expedite orders, ensuring delivery dates achieved

Resolve invoice queries within the accounts team

Help create and develop procurement processes

Liaise daily with sales team, prioritising orders based on customer urgency

Experience Required

Proven buying experience

Knowledge of networking products

Experience dealing with suppliers in Far East, Europe and UK

Strong negotiation skills

Interviews are being arrange this week, so don't miss out and submit your CV now!